BLANTYRE—Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) top official and longtime friend to President Peter Mutharika, George Chaponda, has pulled out from the Vice Presidency race at an eleventh hour without disclosing the reasons. Chaponda was being challenged by minister of trade and...
BLANTYRE—Minister of Trade and Industry, Henry Mussa, narrowly escaped death at the hands of his fellow Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) officials on Sunday night. The attack, which was organized by Ben Chitenje, was one way of preventing the minister from...
BLANTYRE—The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) convention is underway in Blantyre at Comesa Hall with speculations that Ben Phiri, the longtime aide to President Peter Mutharika, had planned to rig the elections in favour of what is known as DPP...
United Democratic Front (UDF) Regional Governor for the Centre, Denocius Magombo, has announced that he and 100 other members of the party, including some district governors, have dumped the party and joined the Chilima Movement. The list also includes other...
BLANTYRE—As pervasive graft involving senior government officials continues to shackle innocent Malawians, the citizens have been further ridiculed and left in depth of despair with the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) report implicating Malawi leader Peter Mutharika as a beneficiary of...
LILONGWE (Malawian Watchdog)—There are some members of Parliament who can exhaust all their resources after consulting each and every witchdoctor to make it to Parliament. Yet they are others who even if they can faint today and wake up...
PRETORIA—Macdonald Wakasu, a husband to Rethabila who was found sharing illicit love with public relations officer of the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) Ephraim Nyondo, has finally filed for divorce, only Malawian Watchdog can reveal. According to court papers in possession...
LILONGWE—Members of Parliament approved the appointment of Rodney Jose as Inspector General (IG) of Police on Wednesday, a development that has angered many Malawians and shocked many international activists. President Peter Mutharika appointed Jose as acting IG in April, replacing...
NENO—Malawi National Examination Board (MANEB) should brace for massive cheating in Neno district as invigilators have planned to frustrate the ongoing examinations following the abuse of funds by the District Education Manager (DEM) Reuben Menyere. Malawian Watchdog understands that the...
BLANTYRE—Ageing President Peter Mutharika is still finding it difficult to bring peace in the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) as squabbles continue locking the ruling party ahead of their convention scheduled for this Sunday. Recently, top officials of the party broke...